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I using a custom .bat file that closes my chrome browser, but can't seem to find information on what syntax I need to add in order for the process to end after a given amount of time. Can anyone, at least, point me in the right direction?

As an example of what I am trying to do, I want chrome to close 30 minutes from when I execute the following .bat file: taskkill /F /IM chrome.exe* I imagine I am missing something quite simply here.


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you can insert before your command

timeout /t 3600

which will pause your batch for 3600 seconds (60 minutes).

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Thank you. It worked just as I had hoped. – user196150 Feb 6 '13 at 21:53
soo..can you accept my answer then? – BroScience Feb 7 '13 at 18:29

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